03-12-21

Pūlima ʻia aku nei ka pila puʻu hoʻomaha maʻi ahulau e ka Pelekikena Joe Biden.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 12 o ka mahina ʻo Malaki, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi o Maui ke huli akula i kekahi kanaka i nalowale. ʻO Ryan Matthew Harris kona inoa, a ʻo Wangpo kona inoa kapakapa. ʻO ka lā 22 o Pepeluali kona lā hope loa i ʻike ʻia ai. He haole ʻo Harris nona ka lauoho hāʻehuʻehu a me nā maka mākuʻe. He 5 ona kapuaʻi me nā ʻīniha he 11, a he 160 ona paona. A he 31 ona makahiki. Inā he ʻike paha kāu no Harris, e kāhea i ka helu (808)244-6400. A inā he ulia pōpilikia, e kāhea i ka helu 9-1-1 me ka hōʻike aku i ka helu hōʻike #21-008545.

I ka Pōʻahā nei, ua pūlima aku nei ka Pelekikena Joe Biden i ka bila puʻu hoʻomaha maʻi kolona e hoʻokaʻawale ana he $1.9 keliliona. Ma ia pila, e lilo ana he $1,400 i nā kānaka nona ka loaʻa makahiki he $75,000 a emi mai. A e hoʻomau ʻia ana nā pōmaikaʻi o ka poʻe i nele i ka hana ma muli o ka maʻi ahulau, he $300 a ka pule mua o ka mahina ʻo Kepakemapa. A he mau mea hou aku e kōkua ana i nā kānaka me nā hui ʻoihana liʻiliʻi.

A ma muli o ia pila a Biden i pūlima ai, pōmaikaʻi ihola nā limahana o ke aupuni mokuʻāina. E lilo ana iā Hawaiʻi, he $1.6 biliona. A no laila, ʻōlelo aʻela ke Kiaʻāina David Ige, ʻaʻole e hoʻokuʻu ʻia ana nā limahana aupuni mokuʻāina ma muli o ka lawa ʻole o ke kālā e uku ʻia ai lākou. A ʻaʻole e hoʻēmi ʻia ana ko lākou mau lā hana a me ka uku pū. Akā, aia nō ke nānā ʻia akula ka moʻohelu kālā o ke aupuni mokuʻāina, he pono paha ke ʻoki ʻia kekahi mau mea, ʻaʻole paha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hoʻi hou i ka iwi kuamoʻo.

ʻO ia hoʻi ka hoʻi ʻana i ka ʻāina hānau a i ka ʻohana paha ma hope o kekahi wā ma kahi ʻē.

03-10-21

E piʻi ana paha ka ʻauhau o kekahi poʻe ma Hawaiʻi nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 10 o Malaki, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ma ka ʻAha Kenekoa o Hawaiʻi nei, ua ʻāpono ʻia aku nei kahi pila e piʻi ai ka ʻauhau ma luna o ka loaʻa a nā kānaka i ʻoi aku ka loaʻa makahiki i ka $200,000. E hiki aku ana ka ʻauhau a ka 16 pākeneka. I kēia manawa, he 11 pākeneka. Hoʻokahi wale nō kenekoa i hōʻole i ia pila, ʻo ia ʻo Kenekoa Gil Riviere. E lele ana ua pila lā i ka Hale o nā Lunamakaʻāinana. Ke ʻāpono ʻia, ʻo ia ana ka ʻauhau loaʻa kiʻekiʻe loa ma ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa. ʻO Kaleponi ka mokuʻāina nona ka ʻauhau loaʻa kiʻekiʻe loa i kēia manawa, he 13.3 pākeneka. Akā, ma luna ia o ka loaʻa a ka poʻe i ʻoi aku ka loaʻa makahiki i ka $1 miliona.

Aia ana kahi kaikamahine Hawaiʻi ma ka Hoʻokūkū Puʻukani ʻo ka Leo i kēia kikina. ʻO Ciana Pelekai kona inoa. He iwakālua ona makahiki, a no Waiʻanae nō akā, aia ʻo ia ke noho akula ma Las Vegas i kēia manawa me kona ʻohana. ʻO John Legend kāna kumu aʻo ma ia hoʻokūkū. Ua ʻoki leo ʻo Pelekai i ʻelua mele ma mua, a aia nō ke kūʻai ʻia nei. ʻO Bluff ka inoa o ka mua i ka makahiki 2019 a ʻo What’s Wrong With Love ka lua i ka makahiki 2020.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nāpelepele nā pali o Kalalau i ka wili a ka makani.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i piula.

03-08-21

He polokalamu paha ke hoʻokumu ʻia no ka pono o ka poʻe kuewa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 8 o Malaki, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ma Kenewa i Kololako, he polokalamu no ka pono o ka poʻe kuewa, ʻo ia hoʻi, ke kupu aʻe kahi pilikia weliweli ʻole e pili ana i ka poʻe kuewa, ʻaʻole ʻo ka mākaʻi ke hele i laila, ʻo ke kahu lapaʻau ulia a me ke kahu maʻi noʻonoʻo ke hele. A he manaʻo ko Anton Krucky, ke poʻo o ke Keʻena Hoʻonoho Wahi Noho o Honolulu, e hana i polokalamu like ma Oʻahu nei. He manaʻo ko Krucky e hoʻākoakoa i nā kānaka i nui ka ʻike no ia mea he kuewa a me ke kanaka kuewa nō hoʻi no ka hoʻolālā ʻana i polokalamu kūpono. Koho ihola ʻo Krucky, he ʻekolu mahina, a emi mai, e paʻa ai kahi papa hana a laila, ʻo ka mea koe, ʻo ka ʻimi ʻana i puʻu kālā e holo ai.

Pōmaikaʻi nā kānaka nona nā hale i pau i ka pele o Kīlauea i ka makahiki 2018. E hiki ana iā lākou ke kūʻai aku i ko lākou mau hale i ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi ma muli o kahi puʻu kālā pekelala i loaʻa mai. Ua holo ka manaʻo o ka ʻAha Kūkā o ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi, e hoʻokaʻawale he $84 miliona no nā papahana hoʻomōhala. A he $78 miliona o ia puʻu, ʻo ia ka nui i hoʻokaʻawale ʻia no ke kūʻai ʻana i nā hale i pau i ka pele. E hoʻolilo ʻia he $230,000 a emi mai paha ma ke kūʻai ʻana i ka hale hoʻokahi. E hoʻomaka ke noi ʻana i ka hopena o ka mahina ʻo ʻApelila.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ua pau koʻu lihi hoihoi i ka nani o Poka ʻAilana.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua pau ka hoihoi i kekahi mea.

03-05-21

Nei ana ke ōlaʻi ma kahi e kokoke ana i Aotearoa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 5 o Malaki, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

He inoa hou ko ka māwae 8 ma Pāhoa. He puʻu ʻākeke ia i kēia manawa nona nā kapuaʻi he 100. Ua kapa ʻia kona inoa ʻo Ahuʻailāʻau. Koho ʻia iho nei ua inoa lā mai loko mai o nā inoa i waiho ʻia e ke kaiāulu. Ua ʻae ʻia nā inoa no nā makahiki ʻelua a ʻoi a hiki i ka lā 30 o ka mahina ʻo Iune o ka makahiki 2019. ʻO ka inoa, ʻo Ahuʻailāʻau, na Kalani Makekau-Whittaker i waiho i ia inoa no ka pono o kekahi mau kamaʻāina o Puna, ʻo Piʻilani Kaʻawaloa, ʻo Keone Kalawe a me Lei Kaleimamahu.

Ua nei ikaika akula kekahi mau ōlaʻi ma nā ʻailana Kermadec. Aia ia mau ʻailana he 620 mile mai Aotearoa. ʻO ka ikaika o kekahi o ia mau ōlaʻi, he 8.1. A ʻo ia ke kumu i laha ai ke kūkala pōʻino kai hoʻēʻe ma nā wahi ma ka moana nui ākea. A he mau nalu kai hoʻēʻe kai ʻike ʻia, akā, ʻaʻohe wahi i pōʻino. ʻO Hawaiʻi kekahi i hoʻomaopopo ʻia no ke kai hoʻēʻe akā, ma hope o nā hola ʻekolu, ua kāpae ʻia.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻUʻuku ka ʻuiki, pipī nō ka ʻā ʻana.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻuʻuku ka hana, ʻuʻuku ka loaʻa.

03-03-21

Limanui ʻia kekahi mākaʻi o Honolulu nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 3 o Malaki, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka pō Pōʻakahi nei, ua limanui ʻia aku nei kekahi mākaʻi ma ka hale kūʻai ʻo 7-Eleven ma Waimānalo. Ua kāhea ʻia ka ʻoihana mākaʻi ma muli o kekahi kanaka e hōʻole ana, ʻaʻole ʻo ia e haʻalele i ia hale kūʻai. A i ka hiki ʻana aku o ka mākaʻi i laila, ʻo kona limanui ʻia ihola nō ia. Ma hope, ua kōkua mai kekahi mau kānaka i ka mākaʻi ma ka hopu ʻana i ke kolohe. Aia nō ka ʻoihana mākaʻi ke noi aʻela, inā he mau kānaka i ʻike maka i nā hana o ia pō, e kamaʻilio aku me nā mea e noiʻi ana. E kāhea aku iā Crimestoppers ma ka helu 955-8300, a i ʻole ia, e hoʻouna ʻia kahi ʻike me ka hōʻike ʻole ʻia aku o kou inoa ma www.honolulucrimestoppers.org.

He kūʻē ka ʻAhahui Kumu Kula Aupuni o Hawaiʻi i ka hana hou ʻana i ka palapala ʻaelike o ke Kahu Kula Nui Christina Kishimoto. A he manaʻo ko ia ʻahahui, e hōʻike aku i ke kūʻē ʻana i ka Papa Hoʻonaʻauao i kēia pule nei. He papa helu kumu hoʻopiʻi lōʻihi kā ka uniona o na kumu kula aupuni no ka hana a Kishimoto ma ka wā o ka maʻi ahulau e laha ana. ʻO kekahi, ua hōʻole ʻo ia i ka hoʻokō ʻana i ka hoʻohana ʻana i ke pale ihu a me ka hoʻokaʻawale ʻana he ʻeono kapuaʻi ma mua o ke kauoha ʻana o ka Papa Hoʻonaʻauao. ʻO kekahi, ua hoʻopau ʻo ia i ka uku keu o ka poʻe kumu hoʻonaʻauao haumāna kīnā, ka poʻe kumu kula kaiapuni a me ka poʻe kumu e hana ana ma nā wahi paʻakikī o ka loaʻa ʻana o ke kumu kula.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Waiho akāka ke kula o Kaiolohia.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua ahuwale.

03-01-21

Pōmaikaʻi kekahi mau pailaka ʻelua i ka Pōʻaono nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā mua o ka mahina ʻo Malaki, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻopakele aku nei ke Kiaʻi Kai i kekahi mau pailaka ʻelua ma ke kai o Lānaʻi i ke ahiahi o ka Pōʻaono nei. I ka wā o ka mokulele e lele ana, pilikia ihola. A kuʻu ihola ka mokulele he ʻewalu mile mai ka ʻāina aku o Lānaʻi. Ua hoʻouna aku nei ke Kiaʻi Kai i ka mokulele pinao mai ke Kahua Mokulele o Kalaeloa a me ka moku mai Maui. ʻO nā kānaka kinai ahi o Maui kekahi i hele aku i laila ma ka moku a me ka mokulele kekahi. Akā, ʻo ka mokulele pinao o ke Kiaʻi Kai a me kona poʻe ka mea i kiʻi aku i ia mau pailaka ʻelua a lawe maila i Oʻahu nei. Hiki maila lāua i ka haukapila ma ke kūlana kūkonukonu. ʻO ka mokulele, ua piholo ihola.

ʻAneʻane e pau i ke pena kīkī ʻia kahi kiʻi paia ma ka Pāka Kahua Pāʻani Kahiko i Mōʻiliʻili. He kiʻi ia e hōʻike ana i ka moʻolelo o Mōʻiliʻili a me ia pāka. ʻO ia pāka kahi o ke Kahua Pāʻani o Honolulu mai ka makahiki 1926 a i ka makahiki 1976. I kēia manawa, he pāka ia nona nā ʻeka ʻāina he ʻeiwa. Ua hōʻike nā kamaʻāina o ia wahi a me nā kānaka nona ia pāka, he 600 ka nui, i ko lākou mau manaʻo, a ʻo ia ka mea i hoʻoulu ʻia ai ʻo Luke DeKneef a me kona hui ma ke pena ʻana. Ua alu like ke kūlanakauhale, ka hui ʻo AARP Hawaiʻi, ka Papahana Kāʻei Uliuli Hawaiʻi, ke Kula Hoʻāmana ʻo Voyager a me kekahi mau hui ʻē aʻe ma ia papahana pena kiʻi paia.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Laulaha ka ʻai a ke ʻahi.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua piha ke kai i nā waʻa e lawaiʻa ana i ke ʻahi. A ʻōlelo ʻia nō hoʻi no kahi hale kūʻai a ʻoihana a hui paha e ulu pono ana.

02-26-21

E ʻae ʻia ka ʻaha hemo kula ma nā kula aupuni i kēia maakahiki nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 26 o Pepeluali, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E ʻae ʻia ka ʻaha hemo kula ma nā kula aupuni o Hawaiʻi nei i ka makahiki 2021. He mau lula ʻoʻoleʻa naʻe ke hahai ʻia i ʻole e laha aʻe ka maʻi COVID-19. Penei kekahi mau lula: he pono ke mālama ʻia ka ʻaha hemo kula ma waho o ka hale a i ʻole ia, ma loko o kahi hale nona ka hoʻokomo ea maikaʻi; he ʻelua wale nō mea kono ʻia a he mau mea ia e noho pū ana me ka haumāna puka ma ka hale like; ka hoʻokaʻawale pono ʻana he ʻeono kapuaʻi; ke kau ʻana o ke pale ihu ma ka maka o nā kānaka a pau; ʻaʻole e lūlū lima a pūliki paha, ʻaʻole e honi a me kekahi mau lula hou aku. No ke kula kiʻekiʻe nona nā haumāna he nui e puka ana, he hiki ke mālama ʻia ke ʻano hemo kula paha kahi e kalaiwa ai nā haumāna no ke kiʻi ʻana i ka palapala kekelē a ma kekahi ʻano ʻē aʻe paha.

Ua kī aku nei ʻo Amelika Hui Pū ʻIa i nā mea pākī pahū i kekahi mau hale ma Syria i hoʻohana ʻia e kekahi hui koa makaʻāinana i kākoʻo ʻia e ʻIlana. ʻO ka hana pūʻalikoa mua ia ma lalo o ka Pelekikena Joe Biden. ʻAʻohe paha ona manaʻo e hoʻonui i ke komo ʻana aku o ka pūʻalikoa ʻAmelika ma ia wahi, akā, i mea ia e hōʻike ai i ka paʻa o ka manaʻo, e kūpale ʻia a hoʻomalu ʻia nā pūʻalikoa ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa ma ʻIlaka.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He kēhau hoʻomaʻemaʻe ke aloha.

He mea ke aloha e pau ai ka ʻeha o ka naʻau.

02-24-21

E ʻimi ana ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi o Honolulu i ke kama iki i nalowale.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 24 o Pepeluali, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō nā mākaʻi o Honolulu e ʻimi aku ana iā Kytana Ancog ma kekahi kahakai ma kahi e kokoke ana i ke Kahua Hoʻomoana ʻo Erdman i ka Pōʻalua nei. ʻO ka lā hope loa i ʻike ʻia ai ʻo Ancog, ʻo ka lā 31 o ka mahina ʻo Ianuali. Ua hoʻopiʻi ʻia aku nei ʻo Travis Rodrigues, ka makuakāne o Kytana, ma hope o kona hōʻike i kāna paʻi ʻana, ka hoʻoluliluli ʻino ʻana a “pau ka ʻike a me ka lohe a pau paha ke kāmau ʻana o ke ola” o ia kama iki. E hoʻomau hou ana ka ʻoihana mākaʻi i ka ʻimi ʻana i ke kakahiaka Pōʻakolu.

Ma ka ʻaha ʻōlelo o Hawaiʻi nei, e kūkākūkā ʻia ana kahi pila e hoʻolilo ana i ke “kūkae lio kalakupua” i mea e hoʻopiʻi ʻole ʻia a e koi ana i nā luna ola kino o ke aupuni e hana i mau wahi lapaʻau hoʻomalu ʻia e ʻai ai ke kanaka i ia ʻano kūkae lio. Akā, ua hoʻomoe ʻia iho nei ka pila i ka Pōʻalua nei. ʻO ʻOlekona ka mokuʻāina mua i hoʻolilo i ka psilocybin i mea pono ma ke kānāwai. A ma kekahi mau kūlana kauhale o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, ua lilo i mea e hoʻopiʻi ʻole ʻia. ʻO ka psilocybin, ʻo ia ka mea ʻano nui o loko o ia ʻano kūkae lio e olalau ai ka manaʻo. Ua ulu ka hoi o nā mea noiʻi lāʻau a me nā luna ola kino i ka hopena o ka ʻai ʻana i ka “melehune kalakupua” ma nā maʻi o ka noʻonoʻo.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He ʻīnaʻi na ka wela a ka lā.

He ʻōlelo kēia nō kahi kanaka i hele a moʻa loa ka ʻili i ka lā.

02-22-21

He pono ke paʻa kekahi ʻano mokulele o ka Hui Mokulele ʻo United.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 22 o Pepeluali, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ma hope iki mai o ka haʻalele ʻana o kekahi mokulele o ka Hui Mokulele ʻo United iā Kenewa no Hawaiʻi i ka Pōʻaono nei, ua pilikia kona ʻenekini ʻākau a hemo akula kekahi mau ʻāpana a hāʻule ihola a ma ka honua. Ma ka ʻaoʻao pōmaikaʻi, ua hoʻokele ka pailaka a hoʻi pono akula i Kenewa. ʻAʻohe ʻōhua a limahana paha i ʻeha. A i ka Lāpule nei, hōʻike aʻela ke poʻo o ke Keʻena ʻOihana Mokulele Pekelala, e koi ana ʻo ia i ka nānā koke ʻia ʻana aku o nā mokulele 777 Boeing no lākou ka ʻenekini like me ka ʻenekini i pilikia i ka Pōʻaono nei. He ʻeono kāuna mokulele o ka Hui Mokulele ʻo United e like me ia. A wahi a ia hui, ʻaʻole e lele ia mau mokulele no kahi wā. Ma Iāpana, ua kauoha ke Keʻena ʻOihana Mokulele o laila i ka hoʻopau ʻana i ka lele ʻana o ia ʻano mokulele.

E haʻalele ana ʻo G.J. Kinne, ke kumu aʻo ʻaoʻao kūlele, i ka hui kinipōpō peku o Hawaiʻi no Pololika Waena. ʻAkahi nō a lilo ʻo Gus Malzahn, ʻo ia ke poʻo kumu o ka hui kinipōpō peku o ke Kulanui o Pololika Waena. A noi maila ʻo Malzahn iā Kinne, e lilo ʻo ia i kumu aʻo ʻaoʻao kūlele a kumu aʻo ʻalihikūlele no Pololika Waena. Aia ʻo Dillon Gabriel ma laila.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hoʻokuʻi a kole ka lae.

He ʻōlelo kēia no kahi kanaka i kū a pilikia.

02-19-21

Pau ihola ke kūkākū ʻana no ka pili waiwai ma ka ʻaha ʻōlelo.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 19 o Pepeluali, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻomoe iho nei ke Kōmike Kuleana Hawaiʻi o ka ʻAha Kenekoa i ka Pila Kenekoa 1321, ka pila e lilo ai ke kuleana i ke Komikina ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula Hawaiʻi ma ka loaʻa a me ka loaʻa ʻole paha o ka pili waiwai i wahi e lawa ai ke kālā e kūkulu ʻia ai nā hale no nā Hawaiʻi e kali iho nei ʻo ka loaʻa mai o ko lākou hale ma ka ʻāina hoʻopulapula. He pono ke noʻonoʻo i mea hou e hoʻoulu ʻia ai ke kālā.

He manaʻo ko ka Meia Rick Blangiardi e makana aku i ko Oʻahu nei no kā lākou hana e kanahaʻi ai ka maʻi ahulau. ʻO ia makana, ʻo ia ka lele ʻana aku i ke Kūlana 3. Ma ke Kūlana 3, ʻae ʻia ka ʻākoakoa ʻana o nā kānaka he 10 a emi mai, he 25 mau kānaka ma ka hoʻolewa. ʻAe ʻia nō hoʻi ka noho pū ʻana o nā kānaka he 10 a emi mai ma ka hale ʻaina, a ʻae ʻia ka hapalua like o ka nui e piha ai ka hale hoʻoikaika kino. I mea e lele ai i ke Kūlana 3, he pono ke kō kekahi mau mea ma kekahi mau Pōʻakolu ʻelua, ma hope kekahi o kekahi. ʻO ka mea mua e pono ai, ma lalo o ke 50 ka ʻawelika o nā maʻi hou, ʻo ka lua, ʻo nā kānaka i nānā ʻia ko lākou loaʻa i ka maʻi, ma lalo o ka 2.5% ka nui o nā kānaka i loaʻa ʻiʻo i ka maʻi. ʻAkahi nō a kō ia mau mea i ka Pōʻakolu nei. A ʻo kēia Pōʻakolu aʻe koe.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

I kahi ʻē ka mālia, hana i ka makau.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e hoʻomākaukau a mākaukau ma mua o ka wā e pono ai.